Technical Areas

Completed/Cancelled

Product/Service Deliverables Status
Targeted technical assistance to revise governance arrangements for the MOH to engage in strategic planning and the single purchasing agency for strategic purchasing 1. Technical note on governance options and accountability arrangements for MHIF; 2. Technical input into the legislative framework for MHIF 3. Technical note and roundtable discussion on MOH strategic planning function 4. Technical note and roundtable discussion on costs and benefits of PPP Completed
Provide technical support to MOH to design the pilot of strategic purchasing 1. Concept note and timeline of pilot2. Implementation arrangements developed 3. Policy dialogue to agree with key stakeholders Completed
Provide technical support to e-health concept from the perspective of health financing objectives (evidence-informed strategic planning and budget formation; strategic purchasing; performance evaluation of health care providers) 1. Technical workshop on digitalization for health financing (including the implementation of individual patient trackers); 2. Technical document to provide input to the e-health strategy. Completed
Technical assistance to the national working group to the finalization of the health financing concept and feasibility study for introduction of mandatory health insurance for UHC 1. Finalized health financing concept 2. Finalized feasibility study 3. Policy dialogue events around selected topics including benefit design, strategic purchasing, governance4. Communications campaign Completed
Provide technical support to MOH to assess strengths and weaknesses of primary care and begin the development of a long term strategy for primary health care 1. Comprehensive assessment of the current model of PHC and its performance vis-à-vis NCDs2. Roadmap for a PHC strengthening concept 3. Technical workshops on envisioned service delivery model for PHC Completed
Technical assistance to address health workforce challenges with a focus on primary care 1. Comprehensive assessment of health workforce with a focus on primary care 2. Roadmap for drafting a national health workforce plan for 2020 - 2030 Completed
Masterplan for health facility reorganization 1. Map of the current health facilities2. Recommendations for optimization of the current structure to support efficiency gains.3. Technical consultations with relevant stakeholders. Completed
Technical assistance to deploy digital solutions in service delivery for early detection and integrated management of NCDs and other health conditions Assessment report with recommendation and costing of further technical assistance Completed

Details

Product/Service Deliverables Status
Health financing strategy and health insurance implementation Establishment of sustainable system of health accounts to inform policy development on financial protection. Establishment of health financing governance system, support legislation and strategic purchasing pilot. Ongoing
Health service delivery optimization PHC-centered and linked to HRH planning and health financing reform Health system assessment and piloting new HSD approaches. HSS/PHC policy and long-term vision development. On track